The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 76 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 142 105 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.00% 2.44% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.17% 12.03% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 129 83 93
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1078 873 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.74% 20.27% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 952 695 633
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +25 119 £33,750 +1.50% 15
Bradford -2 8 £36,250 -13.69% 2
Ilkley - 6 - -
Wakefield -13 4 £37,250 -6.87% 1
Halifax +1 2 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Castleford - 1 £16,000 - 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 113 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (38.55%) Test Scripting
3 92 (35.11%) Finance
4 84 (32.06%) ISTQB
5 75 (28.63%) Software Testing
6 61 (23.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 58 (22.14%) SQL
8 57 (21.76%) Microsoft
9 55 (20.99%) Functional Testing
10 54 (20.61%) Business Analysis
11 53 (20.23%) Regression Testing
12 52 (19.85%) Manual Testing
13 47 (17.94%) Automated Testing
14 44 (16.79%) .NET
15 43 (16.41%) Test Strategy
16 42 (16.03%) QA
16 42 (16.03%) Selenium
17 40 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (14.50%) Test Automation
19 36 (13.74%) MS Excel
20 35 (13.36%) Integration Testing
21 32 (12.21%) Test Management
22 26 (9.92%) Automation Testing
23 24 (9.16%) MS Visio
23 24 (9.16%) Scrum
24 23 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
24 23 (8.78%) Project Management
24 23 (8.78%) Java
25 22 (8.40%) Degree
26 21 (8.02%) System Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) Lync
2 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.16%) MS Visio
3 19 (7.25%) MS Office
4 6 (2.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) VPN
2 1 (0.38%) MPLS
2 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.38%) NAS
2 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.38%) VoIP
2 1 (0.38%) WAN
2 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.05%) SQL Server
1 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (16.03%) Selenium
2 18 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (6.87%) WebDriver
3 17 (6.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (2.67%) JUnit
5 3 (1.15%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.15%) JIRA
6 2 (0.76%) MSTest
6 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.38%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.38%) TestNG
7 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 92 (35.11%) Finance
2 11 (4.20%) Retail
3 6 (2.29%) Banking
4 4 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.15%) Legal
6 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 177 (67.56%) Analyst
2 125 (47.71%) Test Analyst
3 51 (19.47%) Business Analyst
4 41 (15.65%) Tester
5 20 (7.63%) Test Manager
5 20 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (7.63%) Senior Test Analyst
6 15 (5.73%) Test Consultant
6 15 (5.73%) Senior Consultant
6 15 (5.73%) Consultant
6 15 (5.73%) Senior Test Consultant
7 14 (5.34%) Functional Test Analyst
7 14 (5.34%) Functional Analyst
8 13 (4.96%) Software Tester
9 12 (4.58%) Test Leader
10 11 (4.20%) Agile Test Analyst
11 10 (3.82%) Software Test Analyst
11 10 (3.82%) Functional Tester
12 9 (3.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 9 (3.44%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.79%) .NET
2 18 (6.87%) .NET Framework
3 16 (6.11%) XML
4 9 (3.44%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.44%) CSS
5 4 (1.53%) Web Services
6 3 (1.15%) SOAP
7 2 (0.76%) HTML
8 1 (0.38%) XSD
8 1 (0.38%) WSDL
8 1 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.44%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.91%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.76%) PMI
6 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.38%) Open Source
7 1 (0.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.11%) UNIX
2 6 (2.29%) Windows
3 3 (1.15%) Android
3 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.76%) Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (38.55%) Test Scripting
3 75 (28.63%) Software Testing
4 55 (20.99%) Functional Testing
5 54 (20.61%) Business Analysis
6 53 (20.23%) Regression Testing
7 52 (19.85%) Manual Testing
8 47 (17.94%) Automated Testing
9 43 (16.41%) Test Strategy
10 38 (14.50%) Test Automation
11 35 (13.36%) Integration Testing
12 32 (12.21%) Test Management
13 26 (9.92%) Automation Testing
14 24 (9.16%) Scrum
15 23 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (8.78%) Project Management
16 21 (8.02%) System Testing
17 20 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (7.63%) TDD
17 20 (7.63%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.14%) SQL
2 23 (8.78%) Java
3 15 (5.73%) C#
4 8 (3.05%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.38%) C++
7 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.38%) Python
7 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 84 (32.06%) ISTQB
2 61 (23.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 22 (8.40%) Degree
4 18 (6.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (4.20%) CBAP
6 6 (2.29%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.53%) PMP
8 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.03%) QA
2 10 (3.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.76%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (21.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.63%) HP
3 5 (1.91%) Oracle
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco
4 1 (0.38%) IBM
4 1 (0.38%) EMC
4 1 (0.38%) Avaya
4 1 (0.38%) NetApp
4 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.38%) VMware
4 1 (0.38%) F5
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Wakefield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £25.2k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago